ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: Nursing Services Job Title: TH CTS EKG ASSOC
Professional  Rank: SL-2 Descriptive Title: TH CTS EKG Associate
Salary Range: $39,403.00-$83,507.00+$3,026.00* Line Number: Line# 52090
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: 7:30PM - 8AM; Days per week: Variable; Hours per week: 37.5
Brief Description of Duties:
Assist the Registered Nurse in the observation, analyzing and documentation of rhythm strips on all Telemetry patients. Maintain monitoring equipment that is clean and functional and coordinate repair with Assistant Director of Nursing and SMIC (Scientific Medical Instrumentation Department). Communicate pertinent information about the current medical status and changes in rhythm by continuous interactions with nurses and other relevant disciplines. In collaboration with the RN, instruct patients, family members, and hospital personnel as to the purpose and function of the procedures and equipment being utilized. Foster/maintain positive public relations with patients, families, visitors and staff. Participate in patient care activities under the direction of the RN. Participate in Quality Improvement activities. Identify and order necessary unit supplies based upon patient care needs. Maintain a safe and efficient work environment. Practice effective Infection Control measures.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: One (1) year of satisfactory experience in a comparable outpatient setting. HS diploma or equivalent. PREFERRED: Certification in Phlebotomy and EKG. Experience in performing EKGs and Phlebotomy.
Posting ID: 13833 Ref #: B/PR-52090-16
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH CTS EKG ASSOC ), Line( 52090 ) and PostingID( 13833 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.